4x4

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Etymology 1[edit]

From its dimensions (4 inches by 4 inches)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌfɔː(ɹ)baɪˈfɔː(ɹ)/

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4x4 (plural 4x4s)

  1. A piece of timber with a cross section of 4 inches square.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From four-wheel drive and four-speed

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌfɔː(ɹ).baɪˈfɔː(ɹ)/

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4x4 (plural 4x4s)

  1. (automotive) A four-wheel-drive vehicle with a four-speed transmission.
  2. (automotive) A four-wheel vehicle with four-wheel-drive.
  3. (automotive) By extension, any four-wheel-drive vehicle.
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  • 4x2 4-wheel vehicle with 2-wheel-drive(2WD)
Derived terms[edit]
  • 4x4x4 - (4x4 with 4-wheel steering)

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